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Direct Anterior hip replacement offers less pain and quick recovery
If pain in your hip has made it difficult to walk, climb stairs, or perform other routine tasks, it may be time to consider having your hip replaced. A total hip replacement is one of the most common surgeries performed today. While there are different techniques used in this surgery, the Direct Anterior (DA) approach is one of the most effective and least invasive.
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Dr. Gradisar had a paper presented at the annual national Orthopaedic meeting (AAOS)!
The paper titled, “Incidence and Risk Factors for Total Knee Arthroplasty After Knee Arthroscopy in Patients Over Fifty Years of Age”, was presented in San Diego on March 14th, 2017.
Cheryl Powell, Beacon Journal
As young children, Ian Gradisar and his siblings thought their dad was making doughnuts when he left for “rounds” on Sunday mornings. “I usually would come home after making rounds with doughnuts,” his father, Dr. Ivan Gradisar, recalled with a laugh. “That was his first inspiration. He wanted to see where the ’rounds’ were made.”…
You may be able to participate in a clinical trial evaluating the effectiveness of Apatone®B, a new investigational drug to treat the symptoms of pain and swelling from a total knee replacement…Learn More »
Dr. Gradisar has co-authored two book chapters that were recently published.
- V. Krebs, I. Gradisar, C. Tubb, K. Greene, “Component Removal in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty,” in Fundamentals in Revision Hip Arthroplasty: Diagnosis, Evaluation and Treatment, D. Jacofsky and A. Hedley, Eds.Slack Inc. Publishing, 2013.
- V. Krebs, C. Tubb, I. Gradisar, “Modes of Failure in Total Knee Arthroplasty,” in Fundamentals in Revision Hip Arthroplasty: Diagnosis, Evaluation and Treatment, D. Jacofsky and A. Hedley, Eds.Slack Inc. Publishing, 2013.
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